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♪[ music ] ♪ i once was lost but now i'm found ♪ >>> the city of santa cruz grieves for two officers killed in the line of duty. good evening, i'm julie haener. >> i'm frank somerville. there is chilling new information tonight about the shooting that killed these two detectives. we'll get to those details in just a moment. first, tonight's outpouring of symphony for butch baker, and elizabeth butler. both are described as fallen heros. maureen naylor is live. >> reporter: quite an outpouring of support behind me in santa cruz. today, we learned new information about the two detectives following an emotional vigil tonight. ♪ [ music ] >> reporter: the chief of the santa cruz police department wiped away tears, as those in the vigil joined in the singing of amazing grace. among those bringing flowers, the cole family. >> we're just really concerned for our daughter's safety. >> reporter: they came to honor 51-year-old sergeant lauren butch baker. described as the most skilled investigator on the force. the husband was a father of two daughters and a son, serving as a commun
-ashbury neighborhood in 1984. >> this is a case that haunts the san francisco police department and the city of san francisco. >> reporter: today police revealed new details about wayne jackson. police say he fits the physical description of the man collins was last seen talking to. >> he lived not far from where the abduction happened. he had a dog similar to the dog that the suspect was seen to have. >> reporter: at the time, eyewitnesses and a consense search of jackson's house failed to conclusively tie him to the case. jackson had five different identities, and a history of kidnapping, lewd acts, and sexual assaults against boys in canada, and one at fisherman's wharf in the years before collins disappeared. cold case investigators said they developed new leads, prompting a search of jackson's old house. that turned up to be animal bones. >> what he we're looking for is anybody that saw this guy back in 1984, anybody that talked to this guy back in 1984. >> reporter: police say they talked to jackson's roommate. ktvu channel 2 news. >>> ktvu sat down this morning with collins mother. >> when w
. >>> in san francisco, the city takes precautions against necessity game-related violence. >> i'm ken pritchett. >> i'm heather holmes and ken wayne is in new orleans. >> the 49ers were busy in new orleans. family and friends surrounded the players aste took to the followed for one final walk through before they balloted the baltimore ravens for the lombardi trophy. we have team coverage of the big match-up covered by latest on the players, including myrick ibaÑez and san francisco steps for the preventing of any game-related velocity. >> reporter: there is a lot of excitement in new orleans. we have these big footballs that are scattered all over the city and as you look around, you can see there is still a lot of active here. there are some here who are bit queasy in the big easy, because they don't have a super bowl ticket, but there is still a lot of excitement, because tomorrow is the big day. what do you do on super bowl eve? you go shopping. >> before we just wanted to have fun and enjoy new orleans, but tomorrow it's about the game. >> reporter: new orleans is decked out w
. several strong aftershocks have followed. >>> city council members voted unanimously to provide people attending public meetings to opt out of reciting the pledge of allegiance. government meeting typically do not take place until the pledge has been recited. but now people attending city council meets can make a choice. they can recite the pledge or have a moment of silence. >> do we need to modify it or look at maybe not doing the pledge. >> so from now on the public agenda at meetings will include the option of either saying the pledge of allegiance or observing a moment of silence. >>> the u.s. justice department along with california and several other states filed suit against standard and poors. the suit claims p refused to warn investors that the housing department would be collapsing because it would be bad for business. >> s & p gave premium ratings to risky investments. >> reporter: state attorney general camela harris says pension funds put money into those investments based on s & p ratings. >>> wall street rebounded today following yesterday's steep drop. the dow's gaine
& e took responsibility for the first outage then a city installed switch failed causing the second outage. a massive effort then ensued to fix the power problems. >>> san francisco police remain at the ready tonight for whatever postgame action may still develop. deborah villalon has been in the city's mission district all night where debra it's been relatively calm out there, right. >> reporter: stragglers are headed home. that's what caused triple number of officers all ready for the super brawl that didn't happen. these are some of the final moments of the game inside napper candy's irish pub. all the faces show the frustration, disbelief and it looks like coach harbaugh was there at the end. the second half for relics had everyone thinking come back but it didn't happen. they were met by uniformed officers lining the streets for the end of the game. ready to stop vandalism, bomb fires, the type of problems that erupted before the world series. with many streets closed to cruising, we've seen more cops and garbage trucks than a crowd. >> it's sad that the niners lost. i was root
. >> reporter: janell was living with a foster family in sasun city at the time of her death. >>> the man accused of killing her appeared in court and pled not guilty. this is the picture of anthony lamar jones from an earlier appearance. jones is accused of murder, rape, kidnapping and lewd acts with a minor. if convicted he could face the death penalty. >>> the in their legal brief, the couple said this badge of inferiority, separateness and inquality must be extinguished. the supreme court justices are scheduled to hear the case on february 26. >>> the state monitoring report out today says 175,000 california bar row -- borrowers have received help. another 20,000 are in the midst of trial mortgage reductions. about 59,000 short sales have been agreed to because of the settlement. >>> happening now, a protest at city college of san francisco where students are occupying a campus building tonight. ktvu's debra villalon are live with the latest and the police reaction to it. >> reporter: peaceful but persistent so far, come on in a little closer. you can see there are a few dozen squa
members are still concerned. >>> and passing of the torch in san francisco. the newest city supervisor is also the youngest. >>>. >>> complooement complete bay area news coverage starts right now. this is bay area news at 7:00. >>> good evening. it's tuesday february 26th. i'm gasia mikaelian, and this is bay area news at 7:00. we begin with breaking news tonight in santa cruz where within just the last hour, authorities confirmed that two officers and one suspect are dead nol lowing an afternoon shooting. >> we lost two exceptionally fine officers today. my primary concern at this point is for the safety and well being of my officers as well as the families of -- of the deceased officers. >> at this time, we do not mrooef that we have any outstanding suspects, and we do not believe that there is any danger to the community, however, my office is conducting a home by home, house by house, closet by closet search of the entire area to ensure that that is the case. >> the santa cruz county sheriff's office is leading the investigation. we don't know what caused the altercation
evening. it's wednesday, february 27th. a news at 7. >>> the city of santa cruise is grieving tonight, still rattled by the shooting death 2 of veterans and the loves police officers of the we'll take you to the vigil in just a moment. but first what wear learned about the men and -- what we learned about the men and women. kevin vogle held a briefing today. he called the shootings devastating for the community and the department. detective sergeant lore an butch baker was a 28-year veteran of the police force it's of baker 2 years ago. he leaves behind a wife, 2 daughters and a son. >> we're having a tough time with this. we have never experienced anything like this in my career. >> santa cruise police officers were all given the day off to grief. the city of being patrolled by the sheriff's office. >>> at the nelson community center in santa cruise, a vigil is underway. she's also been looking into prior workplace issues involving the gunman. >> reporter: it's going until 8:00. it's going to give hundreds in this community a time to gather together and mourn there loss. >> fbi inves
at richmond city hall. officials are hearing plenty of opinions but only have two options, amber. >> julie, the special meeting is going on right now beyond these glass doors inside city council which chambers. city leaders are deciding how to fill an empty seat. it was a full house tonight as richmond residents came to city hall to determine how the vacancy will be filled. >> hill due to his illness was unable to take his seat. >> reporter: gary bell won a seat but a severe sinus infection has kept him from filling his seat. >> since it's been such a turmoil, i think they should have an election. >> reporter: one by one -- >> i have lived in richmond for almost 50 years. >> reporter: the 12 candidates who want the job spoke including martinez who lost the vote by 25 votes. >> hope flip you will agree that an appointment rather than a special election is the right thing to do. now let me explain why it should be me. >> the voters should make the decision, this is the democratic process. >> reporter: before the meeting three city council members told me none of the candidated have needed
the city council tonight is considering a deal that would keep california highway patrol officers patrolling city streets. the chp agreed to help oakland fight crime back in november at no cost but rekrebtly oakland agreed to pay sheriff's department for similar help. now, the chp wants payment. oakland's city administrator is recommending an expenditure of $162,000. that money would cover ten officers plus two sergeants to supervise two day a week for two more months. >>> oyster farm resumes in a federal appeals court this week. today a judge heard arguments from the department of the interior. it is refusing to renew the lease for drake's bay oyster company. the government says the waters should return to a wilderness space. the owner of the oyster farm is set to respond on thursday. drake's bay is responsible for about 40% of california's commercial oyster production. >>> apple says it's been victimized by the same hackers who launched sophisticated attacks on facebook. we told you about the investigation on friday. that's when facebook revealed some of its company laptops were
. >> and i'm julie haener. this is a tragic night for the city of santa cruz. who officers shot to death in a city that has not even lost one offer -- officer in the line of duty. detective sergeant lauren butch baker, 27 years with the department and detective elizabeth butler 10 years with the department have been identified as the victims. police also killed the gunman, matt keller is live at the scene. >> reporter: that briefing with investigators and santa cruz's major just ended -- santa cruz' mayor just gave the statement. the first shots came at 3:30 at a house across the street from a whole foods market and schools skwr-tz i heard a round of 40 to -- >> i heard a round of 40 to 50 shots across the street from where our children are. >> we lost two exceptionally fine officers today. >> reporter: a suspect was also shot to death but the sheriff said he ordered a door to door search as the sun went down just to make sure there was not another suspect. with many people still trapped inside the perimeter. >> s.w.a.t. teams you know told her to stay down and she's been down ever sin
that two homes were broken into just yesterday. san francisco is considering removing all city buses from the busy mission street corridor. they are live in the city. it may improve safety. >> here on mission st. they are writing on the pavement. every bus only. it is the bikes only. >> pick in the street and you will see an endless stream of passengers. title have to walk anywhere. but what if i have the buses and they disappear. removing all buses from this is the area is an option. it improves transit downtown. all commissioned a bust winds will move over to market street. >> and makes it a more transit corridor. dedicated bike lanes would replace the lanes on either side of the road. they will be very separated. you'll be separated from cars. our city is growing. more and more people are coming to the city. the downtown area is becoming more residential. not residential and not says the owner of a mondo cafi. if they eliminated bus lines it says it is located right next to the bus stop. >> if it is there is not enough excuse for people to come over this way. it would be a little incon
in its tracks. scenting passengers flying. no walker in the city with a look at the small metal bolts that stop the cable car. >> reporter: that accident happened feet from where i him standing. those cars that are parked are there for routine maintenance. i asked while they purveyor. denver parks they are because of a cable car accident earlier today. the streets of san francisco are a picture postcard but nowhere you've ever see that or hear this. >> the people were crashing into each other. i heard a scream. >> reporter: a cable car accident injured ten people at the the car hit a boat launched into the tracks. >> it stopped the car did. we lost one person. >> reporter: three people got medical treat it and to operators went to the hospital with non- life-threatening injuries. a fire department spokeswoman said one of the patients went cold free. explaining the man was elderly. tonight the police investigations team are looking into how the bolt got onto the track and why the car suddenly stopped. the accident shut down the city's two busy at the cable lines. cable cars sat empt
shades mean some accumulation for us. >> rainfall rate do pick up around daily city. >> moving parallel to the cost line right around half moon bay. >> the chance of a few thunderstorms, coming up for part of your friday, it will be dry and changes for your weekend. >>> happening now, san jose mayor was set to begin his speech just about 5 minutes ago. he's expected to pitch his sales tax increase to fund raises to city employees after years of frozen wages. ktv's reporter is inside of the she'll have a live report on the 10:00 news. >>> now to costa, county, where a person escaped. >> the smoke was vis able from downtown brent wood -- visible, from did the brent wood. investigators are looking into the cause. it appears accidental. >> fire guts a home in san jose. the 1 alarm fire started about 1:30 this morning. it appears to have started in the kitchen. neighbors tell us renters moved out and the home owners were in the process of remodeling. >>> san francisco transportation officials said an alarm failed. >>> it came to a jolting stop near washington and powell. >> several more were
in south america, until they dropped off the grid. coming up, the last >>> in the heart of the city behind ucsf, there is an urban forest filled with trees, some over 200 feet tall. noah walker tells us why tens of thousands of these trees could be cut down. >> reporter: frank, it's my first time to this place, it's a beautiful area. this manmade forest was planted more than 100 years ago. ucsf, which owns the property says some unnatural growth poses a fire hazard and other potential risks. there are a few places you can leave the city behind, and still be in the city. >> that's the most magic part about it. >> reporter: you can hike without seeing another single soul. 61acres of tall trees, and lush undergrowth. a plant population as diverse as the city. maybe too diverse. ucsf is proposing removal of up to 30,000 nonnative trees, like eucalyptus. >> our friends, the eucalyptus trees have ways of multiplying. >> you're just allowing us to talk to a wall. >> reporter: speakers had mixed reviews of uc's forest management plan. >> i'm not a native. perhaps i should go. the buildings aren't
. how the city clawed its way back on top. that's later. but first, why all the chatter about last year's jobs number? bill moller has answers, next. this neighborhood sure has changed a lot over the years. you know there was a time when people like me couldn't live here. i'll never forget being told i wasn't welcome in this neighborhood. well i own this building now, the fair housing act made a difference for someone like me. so i can choose where i want to live, free from discrimination. glad you could make it, right this way... it's all about the jobs. that's the key for a full, official recovery. the labor department's numbers came out friday for the first month of the new year as well as some revisions for the past 2 years. let's talk about it with brent schutte. he's the market strategist for bmo global asset management. 157,000 new private-sector jobs created. that's not where the buzz is, it's in the revisions, though. > > sure. the revisions did come out, and that is where all the buzz is. in fact, if you look last year, there were 335,000 more jobs that were added than origina
city, 900 miles east of moscow before exploding in a fireball of pwraoeupbding blight light said to have the power of an atomic bomb and then a sonic boom, it smashed buildings and knocked out phone service. hundreds were hospitalized. nobody reported killed [speaking in russian ] >> it reminded me of action movies like "terminator 4" the light was bright like a sun and then the blast happened. >> reporter: another eyewitness said there was panic in the streets and another said it felt like a war zone. 20,000 emergency workers fanned out. three impact sites were found. it missed nuclear chemical facilities. the president promised aid for those effected. several meteors hits the earth but this was known for the size and vicability. >> the thing is it came down over a populated area. industrial area, in fact, and that is, maybe ub usual. >> today's incident happened 3,000 miles to the west and 100 years after a massive meteor strike in siberia. that one leveled millions of trees across an 800 square mile area. guess what, not a cell phone or video camera in sight. back to you. >>>
or light moderate rain in fremont as well. north of fremont near union city. you have showers, you have showers in newark. you are showers in palo alto. a little heavier there. as you get to san jose, you have light showers. in the next five minutes or so you're going to see increased shower activities. maybe a thundershower tonight and maybe a snow flurry on bay area peaks. i'll see you back here in just a little bit. >>> in the same system that brought us rain is bringing fresh snow to the high sierra tonight. this was the scene at the boreal ski resort at boreal summit. the resort got up to 6-inches of snow. the storm is expected to continue to bring snow to the sierra overnight. this is a look at interstate 80 at soto springs, as you can see snow is blanketing the area there. for those hitting the road to tahoe, caltrans is requiring chains on both 80 and highway 50. >>> and stay with the 10:00 news bill will be back at 10:20 with another look at storm tracker 2 and tomorrow's forecast. >>> about 150 people marched in the streets of san francisco tonight to protest an alleged act of
arrested. authorities now want to talk to those two other men. >>> a union city man wanted on several outstanding warrant social security behind bars tonight. our news chopper 2 is overhead in hayward when police caught up with him just after 3:00 this amp. officers say they arrested 22-year-old solomon cruz espinoza after pursuit. the san leandro police officers says one of his offices suffered minor injuries. he's wanted for assault, domestic violence and vandalism. >>> police in san jose are talking about how they've been locating and arresting human trafficking offenders and what's being done for the young victims. in the past year and a half the department has rescued 51 minors from prostitution. police are now asking the public to give them a call if they see underage girls or boys in situations that may involve prostitution. >> the children are ultimately the most important people for us to rescue. we want to get them out of that situation, but in the back picture is the offender. we truly want to get the offender off the street so he's not revictimizing other individuals. >> i
to contact them. >>> police are searching for clues in a fatal shooting last night in the city's laurel neighborhood. it happened around 10:30 in the 4, 4,000 block of quigley street. the victim may be a 19-year-old berkeley man who's name has not been released. >>> oakland police are scrambling recently hired a consultant. tonight the public heard about the police chief and mayor about the next step. jade hernandez was at this packed meeting, jade. >> reporter: we're live in downtown oakland where oakland residents showed up looking and listening for answers and this is what they heard this packed auditorium gathered to hear from this panel and from waterman. he discussed former l.a.p.d. advisor bratten. >> bratten is not about stop and search. he's looking to improve the internal practices in the police department. >> reporter: he says bratten expects community reviews and comments before he implements a plan. chief howard jordan today pointed to last month's operation giddian which pulled a number of weapons off the street. >> we have to shoot for about 1,000. that's the only way for
delivered today. >>> the city of oakland is joining a few other places from the country and issuing its own identification cards to people who live there. the cards are available to everyone including illegal immigrants. the cards can double as debt cards. people can register for the new id card. the city plans to make them available by march 15th. >> the weather service issued a warning today if you play with your dog near the surf don't go in after them if you think they are trouble. since 2008 several people died trying to rescue their dogs. they all say your dog is a better swimmer than you are and will likely make it out okay without your help. >>> now, to our continuing coverage of the flu season. the health officials say the deaths of two homeless men are linked to the virus. those men were 58 years old and died in mid-january. we visited the homeless camp where we learned the victims lived. many people this said they knew them. one woman told us she nursed one of the men. >> for two days i took care of him. i fed him and stuff. he was sick in bed. i thought he died from pneumonia. >
is a violation of city policy and could lead to termination. >> any time you get a allegation of this sort, you have to take the appropriate action to send the message than it's not oak to betray the public's trust. >>> we tried to contact and we're waiting to hear back. they say they started the investigation month mrs. ago after getting a tip from a whistle blower. now to today's surprise announcement from the vatican. just two days before the beginning of lent, pope benedict xvi announced his resignation making him the first pope to step down in almost 600 years. even those closest to him say they were shocked. >> i have to be honest, i'm as shocked as all of you. >> it's very startling. i was totally unprepared for it. even the pope's cardinals and closest aids didn't see this coming. >> reporter: they say he'll resign at the end of this month because he doesn't have the physical strengthty carry out the duties. he's had a relatively short tenure, it was just 2005. >> joseph had always been considered such a traditionalist. i think this is really the proof of that. >> reporter: elected at
the motor city's financial emergency. why the governor of michigan is stepping in to help detroit. in today's cover story, a look at a renewed push for automatic sprinkler systems in large buildings as the fight heads to congress. road block: the challenging task of fixing our nation's infrastructure. plus, go for the gold: what stars may be going home with oscar at this sunday's academy awards. a preview of the glitz and glam. first business starts now! you're watching first business: financial news, analysis, and today's investment ideas. good morning. it's thursday, february 21st. i'm angela miles. in today's first look: traders are on fed alert. traders shifted into sell-off mode yesterday. the dow is back below 14,000 and the s&p 500 had its worst day of the year. much of that had to do with a sign from the fed its bond buying program may be winding down. we'll take a closer look at the slides in gold and oil later in the show. and sony took the wraps off a new product last night: playstation 4. it's intended to compete against games on the web and mobile devices. and electri
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in the middle of san francisco it would have wiped out half the city. >> reporter: this isn't just the stuff of hollywood movies. a congressional committee will look into better ways to find and track asteroids that pose a threat to earth. reporting live at the space and science center, noelle walker. >>> at we posted more of this remarkable video from this russian meteor explosion. look for the video on our facebook page. >>> new information today about how fugitive excop christopher dorner died. >> the information that we have right now seems to indicate that the wound that took christopher dorn er's life was self-inflicted. >> dorner was hiding in a condo just 100 yards from the command center. dorn er is accused of killing four people including two police officers during his rampage. >>> the man accused of making death threats against leland yee made his first court appearance today in san jose. bashum is facing 10 charges. investigators spent three days searching his home. they found weapons and bomb making material. bashum is due back in court february 24th to make a plea. >>>
suit against the city and the police department, seeking unspecified damages. >>> now to santa cruz, where police attended a community meeting tonight to address a string of violent crimes. maureen naylor is there, and tells us, these incidents have left many people on edge. >> reporter: this month alone, a homicide in the city and sexual assault on campus. police announced a $5,000 reward to catch the suspected rapist. they are also expanding a program to he is -- escort people at night. bruises the and cuts from a frightening ordeal. this father of two daughters around 40:00 this morning, woke up to two masked men over he and his wife's board. >> the guy with the sword had me get out of bed, get on my knees. >> reporter: he and his wife were able to tackle one of the men. the other got away. the home invasion robbery is the latest in a string of crimes. in the last week and a half, five investigations launched, including a uc santa cruz student shot in the head. police launched an investigation after a woman walking on campus said she was sexually assaulted in the middle of the d
and a big break in bay area triple murder case. the far-off city where the suspect was located. . >>> complete bay area news coverage starts right now. this is bay area news at 7:00. >> good evening. it's monday february 18th. i'm gay mick and this is bay area news at 7:00. in just the past few hours the university of california released a police sketch of a rape suspect following a daytime attack on the campus of uc sant kruz. . >> they say the suspect is a white male in his 30s to 40s and the victim told the police he had a tattoo on his white arm and smelled of cigarettes. police say the attack happened on the north end of campus just east of several lecture hals on science hill along a wooded trail. today we found campus police and santa cruz police investigators going other the site. investigators say the young woman was visiting the campus and she was walking alone just before 12:30 sunday afternoon when the attacker beat and raped her. >> the victim did not know the assailant and it happened in the middle of the day so that's -- that's shocking for the campus, and quite
minutes to spare. in san jose, rob roth, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> an overnight student sit in at city college of san francisco came to an end peacefully this morning. more than two dozen students spent the night in the administration building to demand more communication from the school. the students came out of the building at about 9:00 a.m. after five of the students were granted a meeting that meeting is set for monday with the school's interim chancellor. >>> welcome to your weekend. tracking this weather system that is falling apart. it's not doing much. it's impressive looking it's dropping some rain up around redding and up toward the duke county area out near chico. just light sprinkles falling out there. the main impact for us, cloud cover. maybe a little drizzle in the next maybe hour and a half, two hours then that's it. temperatures tomorrow will be cooler than they were today. so right now it's 47 degrees outside 50 in napa. not as cold tonight because of the cloud cover in this weak system rumbling through. as we get into the weekend it's going to warm up. i'll let you
. >> at san francisco city hall, mayor and other city leaders took part this evening. >> they asked the church to participate. >> every of woman in my family was sexual assaulted or survivor, so joyful to see the women taking back our power with our male allies. >> when this many people come together, now that we have access to forms of communication via the media, i think we're going to see a big shift in the world. >> the event in san francisco attracted hundreds of people earlier this evening. now with each event, there are a few focuses. each person here at the plaza received a pledge and they wanted pledging to make it a point to tell people their personal experiences and also to stop jokes about rape or violence. that was the specific point here at franco gawa. >> this is not over yet. ktvu channel 2 news. >>> san francisco chief and his wife were not invited but they still show their support to end violence. they were welcomed by san francisco county jail inmates. the group dancing without borders danced to a song called break the chain. >> this is to say that love does not hurt, love i
in a city park. >> good evening, thursday, february 21st, a crane toppled during work on the bridge. thankfully the workers escaped unharmed. >> the scarf following is being hauled. two hours ago the investigation was focused around the water around the tower where two cranes are being secured. >> welders dismantled the crib connected to a 150-foot boom and it toppled a little afternoon and knocking over the base, a 90 square foot barge east of the tower. >> what turned my head was a huge, i mean, mega loud crash. it was like a ricochet. at first, my first reaction, it was like that. >> eyewitness dave ginther was on treasure island. he dismissed the noise as part of the work on the bridge but started to snap pictures when he realized what he was seeing when he realized was not planned. >> i assumed at that point that something was not going right because it wasn't being gently down just crashing down. >> spokesman, andrew gordon says the crane was in the process of removing supports no longer needed. >> no one was injured but we would be looking at how this happened and taking the
teenagers from oakland. it happened yesterday afternoon near california city along state highway 57 in the high desert southeast. five people were in the car at the time. several of whom are related. the victims are identified as maria moa, david moa, george moa and rachel fisiahi all under 20 years old. another patient was flown to the hospital. >>> the freshman basketball team dedicated their game to a teammate who is in a medically induced coma after being hit by a car. they plan to honor their teenager honsby. he broke his legs and also suffered traumatic brain injury when the car hit him yesterday afternoon. >> they won't be able to tell me if he had brain damage until they start taking him. clayton valley won the game 52- 46. >>> thousands of revelers took to the streets of new orleans. this is the live web video from new orleans tonight. fat tuesday is the last day to let lose before the lent. it's not unusual to see people bearing down on drinks and some go as far as baring their soul. >>> people are celebrating tonight, amber -- >> reporter: julie we are in downtown san jos
oakland since november with the state picking up the tab. city leaders say they hope the funding approved tonight will keep the chp officers on patrol until graduates of the march police department hit the streets. >>> in sacramento, the committee that runs the nation's largest fund voted to digest $9 million in two gun companies. heather holmes is now live in san francisco and tells us the move by calpers is following the gun massacre in sandy hook. >> reporter: millions will soon see changes in their pension plans after today's vote to sell all of the funds gun shares. a financial response to the december shooting at sandy hook elementary in newtown connecticut with california dropping investments in gun makers. >> there's some things that are just wrong. we shouldn't be investing in these things. >> reporter: state treasurer and calpers treasurer bill lockleare admitted that selling the $9 million worth of stock is largely similar bomb -- symbolic but hopes the move will change laws. >> at times the change doesn't happen immediately, it happens within time. >> i believe that we social
. mineta san jose has two cancellations headed to new york city and oakland airport is reporting one cancelled flight also to new york. >>> icy conditions are also affecting the commute in southern california. at this hour the chp is escorting traffic along i5 over the grapevine. this after both directions of the highway were shut down at 4:00 this afternoon. officers say they decided to shut the roads because the conditions had caused a number of accidents tug the day. >>> now - - accidents during the day. >>> now the the continuing coverage of the man search for an expolice officer. the burned pickup belonged to christopher dorner was found there. since then, officers have been going door to door searching 200 cabins but so far there's no sign of him. >> reporter: the possibilities exists that he is here. some where in the forest and so we're going to keep looking at the sheriff said until we determine that he is, he's not here. >> dorner is wanted for shooting aeb -- and killing a young couple on sunday. the ongoing man hunt has law enforcement on edge even here in the bay area.
lately. dry clouds started rolling over the city. the clouds obliterated the sunshine we had the last few weeks. >> it was wonderful, it was great. i was just grateful because i had a lot of outside work to do. >> reporter: at lake langanita the water level is high enough that it's coming off of the spill way. montgomery county counts on rainfall to replenish it's water supply. east bay mud gets 80% of its water from sierra snow pack. right now its reservoirs are at 81% of capacity. in the south bay things are not looking so bright in the santa clara valley water district. despite all of today's water technologies we're still reliant on the winds of mother nature. >> it's probably another effect of global warming. probably. the storm is coming and it'll bring more rain and we'll get more flooding and we'll deal with it as we always do. >> reporter: we could not reach anyone from the san francisco puc on this holiday to get more information on the hechhechie reservoir which provides much of the peninsula. but a website shows as of today that reservoir is still almost full. live in fairfax
, giving you a live look at new york city which is under a winter weather advisory. in fact, the advisory remains in effect across much of the northeast until tomorrow morning. this live picture, the streets of new york a little slick. new york could experience freezing rain as this storm moves across the region with boston and portland likely to see heavy snowfall any where from five to 9-inches and this snowstorm snarled travel in the midwest. but one airline captain he went above and beyond to try to make his passengers comfortable. >> reporter: united express captain billy hawk he played the piano for those stranded travelers at lambert st. louis airport. the snow was good news for farmers in kansas where the snow dumped 14-inches in great bend. >>> it would have been great to have another foot. we need all the moisture we can get. this kind of moisture is wonderful for the wheat. >>> crews worked quickly in boston trying to fill all those potholes before the next round of freezing temperatures and snow. >>> not for the faint of heart. the way one man plans to celebrate his birthday.
these pictures in pleasanton. it was one of the city east hardest hit. thefts there are up 23%. >>> new information on the deadly explosion of mexico's main oil company. dozens of ambulances rushed to the offices of pemex. just within the past hour, authorities said the death toll has increased to 25 with more than 100 others injured. another 30 people with apparently trapped in the debris. the explosion happened in the basement of a parking garage one official with an ambulance company said the blast was caused by a gas leak. pemex is a state owned company with more than $100 billion in annual sales. >>> now to our super bowl coverage, much of the 49er organization spent today apologizing for those home phobic remarks made by a defensive back. mark ibanez is live and tell us the remarks may have become a major distraction for the team, mark -- >> reporter: no question about it. i just landed here a couple of hours ago, you kind of hit the ground running ready to have fun and games covering the super bowl. bourbon street, the super bowl, but no. this is a story that has legs. everywhere
francisco's ban on public nudity and it sparked a lunchtime protest outside of city hall. >> why are we wasting city resources on nude guys? >> a small group of men or women either partially or fully feud faced off against police officers. personalities include $190 fine with jail possible for repeated violations. >> we're hoping that people mature enough, they understand that this is a balance between their individual rights and everybody elses concerns. >> four people were sited at today's protest as for what's next, nudists say they hope to take their complaint to the ninth circuit court of appeals. >>> 49ers fever is gearing up. >>> getting the party started early. >> niners are going to win this. >> we'll tell you what it takes to prepare for a super bowl crowd. >>> new at 10:00, here's an important tip when you're going to be watching the super bowl. make sure you designate a sober driver before the kick off. deborah villalon is live with the dui blitz that has already begun. >> reporter: we're at a checkpoint, super bowl version. officers around the area are doing it tonight and
folks are worried pw-fpl the officials are urging anyone in a coastal city along the seaboard to be prepared for flooding as well with the storm. as if they did not have enough to deal with they will have that on top of everything else. reporting live, back to you. >> the blizzard back east is expected to have an effect on nights here in the bay area. a number of flights were canceled today and many of tomorrow's flights have been canceled. they no longer wait to the last hour to cancel flights when big weather events take place new ended up with the diversions and the stranded flights airlines don't want to go through that anymore. what we are seeing more of is anticipation of a weather event. pro active cancellation. >> if you are ming anywhere tomorrow it -- flying anywhere tomorrow it is a good idea to check the status of your night. when you get to the airport -- your flight. when you get to the airport, be prepared to wait. >>> where is that ex-lapd officer, where is he now? and what is an ex-girlfriend saying about him? >>> the rain showers have moved out of the bay are
. >>> ari and karen are about to get engaged in new york city over and over and -- over again. >> will you marry me? >> they are doing a fake marriage proposal throughout new york city. >> ah. >> where they get engaged on the street, in the restaurant. >> yes! >> yes! >> of course, they sent the video to bruno mars' "marry you." >> i think i want to marry you. >> are you serious? >> you said to pick somewhere unique. >> not here. >> why are they doing this? >> why not do it, because you can get a lot of free stuff. if you're, like, a starving couple out there, go to a restaurant and do a fake proposal. >> seriously. they're getting a ton of attention. >> thank you so much. it's an 85 carat. i do, i do. >> throughout the video he actually just proposes to just random people on the street. >> will you marry me? please? i can help you take care of the baby. we first met here in grand central. >> i love him, because he's playing along. >> yes, yes. >> either in the library -- being very quiet. [ whispering ] >> will you marry me? >> thank you. >> look at this old lady. he's crying. >> oh -- >>
killer of a sasun city teenager is scheduled to be arranged this week. the teenager was found dead. jones was due in kout on thursday. prosecutors say if found guilty jones could be found guilty. >>> a woman who has five dui convictions is wanted. ralings has been convicted five times. >>> happening now, here's a live look at washington, d.c. where earlier today tens of thousands of protesters gathered demanding action. it was the largest climate change rally in u.s. history. that rally in the nation's capital was one of many protests held tonight including a large demonstration in san francisco. ken pritchett was there and tells us what is being demanded of president obama. >> organizers say about 5,000 people marched on market street they marked against fracking in california. but this rally is support of a much bigger event in washington, d.c. sponsored by the sierra group aim -lted at the president. >> if you're serious about curving emissions you need to say no to the houston pipeline. >> reporter: build this pine line out of canada and the angered environmentalists. >> we've seen po
action day. code pink says there will also be a flash mob tomorrow night at san francisco's city hall. >>> he came to visit san francisco, then appears to have disappeared. a mother's plea for information about her son. >> sugary drinks and a growing obesity problem. the exclusive new ktvu field poll, linking the two, and why people say they'd support a new tax on sugary drinks. >> a reminder, hello? the words are going this way-there's no way. oh, the lights came on. isn't technology supposed to make life easier? at chase we're pioneering innovations that make banking simple. deposit a check with a photo. pay someone with an email. and bank seamlessly with our award-winning mobile app. take a step forward... and chase what matters. >>> a group of public health officials and advocates say people eating too much sugar is a public health hazard. and calling on the fda to take immediate action. they say sweetened beverages are the biggest source of sugars in the american diet. the group is also calling on the fda to start an educational campaign to help americans consume less sugar. an e
dancing was seen at several cities. >>> former los angeles police officer christopher dorner is dead. the remains were possibly identified through dental records. no cause of death was given. dorn er was on a self-described war against. on monday he got in a shoot out with police. it ended when the cabin he was in caught fire. >>> amber lee has more on the debt and controversial issue that provoked it. >> reporter: chp investigators combed through this santa clara house it's on on the outside with a large antenna and inside chemicals and what the chp says were several explosive devices which were removed and detonated. >> these actual items were complete and ready to use. >> reporter: the home belonged to bashum. >> he stated that he was a trained sniper in his e-mail. detailed in a rather specific way certain weapons that he possessed and exactly how he was going to kill me. >>> yee was one of several democratic lawmakers at the state capital a week ago rolling out a laundry list of new gun control. >> he said if i did not seize our efforts to deal with gun violence, that he would
aircrafts intercepted a cessna 152 to an airfield outside of restricted airspace surrounding palm city, florida. members of the security service and federal aviation administration met with the pilot and interest is no word on why the pilot flew into the restricted air face. >> it's been a few days since the passengers of crippled cruise ship "triumph" returned to dry land and a lawsuit has been filed against the company. a woman filed a lawsuit seeking unspecified damages. the 9-page complaint describes the "triumph" as a "floating hell." >> but some had high praises for the crew. >> the crew was outstanding and accommodating as well as the other partners. >> the investigation into what went wrong is well underway the ship is registered in the bahamas, so the bahamian maritime authority is the primary investigative body. the cellular and national transportation safety coast guard and national transportation safety board will be assisting in the investigation. a woman from san diego is in a desperate search for her son. john sasaki says that family and friends haven't seen the man
a lot of attention today. >> the boston terrier was found in dale city tuesday with a broken leg. a microchip linked him to larry melly of palo alt o. he slipped out of the back year more than 4 yearsing -- alto. >> oroe was special. >> -- oreo, the dog's been gone for 4 years. >> the vet thinks the dog may have gotten hit by a car. het had surgery and -- he had surgery and will go home soon. >>> dozens of cars disappeared he agreed to sell on consignment. >> he's known as andy paul, facing sis counts of grant theft, a bail of half a million dollar. >> they left their expensive cars to sell for him, then last month some of them found the lost empty and their cars gone. others said they got checks for the sale of those cars but those checks bounced. >> new charges for 3 suspects in a south bay crime spree, the terrifying new accusations and what we learn about the victims. >>> this is not your grandfather's mack world, in fact, not even last year's mac world. >>> wrapping up a beautiful day, coming up, the neighborhoods that could hit 70 into friday the charges you can't expect fo
that cities unreasonable and unlawful conditions related from opening but -- cystic clays that fan san jose officials including chris moore gave a rival casino preferential treatment. they lost a legal challenge last year over permits to open the casino. >> president obama is just now wrapping up the state of the union address. we will go live to capitol hill and hear about the one topic making headlines. >> an emotional game dedicated to a critically injured teen. why the players and parents are urging better traffic control. >> back here is just -- were looking for warmer days and we'll let you know how long it will be in your neighborhood as we head towards wednesday >> back now to breaking news. cnn is reporting that several law enforcement sources have confirmed that fugitive ex- lapd officer stupar dorner is dead. they say his body was discovered in a burned-out cabin near where she got killed a san bernardino sheriffs deputy. he is now suspected in four killings for being fired by lapd. they reported hearing a single gunshot as they headed towards the cabin. we are continuing to fo
for donald trump's atlantic city casino. trump plaza was recently sold to a california company for $20 million. it's the lowest price ever paid for a casino in the jersey gambling mecca. reports say trump entertianment resorts is $270 million dollars in debt. the donald has a 10% stake in the company. in our cover story, makers of electric and hybrid vehicles got a boost from one of their own, a solar energy systems ceo who organized a road rally in chicago. more than a dozen alternative fuel cars and one produce truck re-enacted an 1895 road rally through chicago and north suburban evanston - a rally inspired by david funcheon, whose company builds solar thermal electric systems. "if i can't get people behind alternative energy cars, i can't get them interested in solar thermal systems." the rally, just 50 miles - barely into downtown chicago's closest northern suburb, was more parade than race. on a 25- degree day about 50 onlookers braved a sharp wind off the lake. fisker led at the half- way point, where someone asked evanston's mayor if the city's fleet was going green. "we've pur
says the cuts could have a wide reaching impact on commercial air travel. nights to major cities including new york and san francisco might experience delays of up to 90 minutes, he said that the federal aviation administration could lose $600 million. america's three98 national parks will be effected. it including bay area attractions. parks would see a 5% cut and some employees could be furloughed for more than a month. here in the bay area, the golden gate national recreation says they are making plans for reductions but hoping for a quick resolution itch the police are investigating a crash that killed a 20-year-old woman this morning. she was driving alone when she apparently lost control of her car on east bay shore road after 4:00 a.m. the car hit a fire hydrant and power poll pole. the driver was thrown from the -- poll. the driver was thrown from the vehicle and died on the scene. >>> the police are searching for a hit and run driver that struck a bus. they say the 103 express was hit by a car that ran a red light this morning. it happened near capitol expressway. 14 pas
. there are time stamps that will release the smart phone. the company announced march 14thvent at radio city music hall. samsung doesn't say why but it's apparently going to reveal it's galaxy s four. >>> yahoo announced a big policy change saying employees will no longer be allowed to work from home. an internal moemo says the tell commuting. marisa, mechlers while many employees are happy about it, they say it's necessary to revive the company. >> i think it needs to have an all hands on deck model at least for the short-term and that's why i think this is a smart move. >> well known names in business are also weighing in. virjin calls it a backwards step while donald trump says she is doing a great job. >>> facebook wanted to down tribute case. some say they're used to exploit or harass the newtown victims. they called his office today and said they would remove the pages immediately. the exclusive favor stronger gun control despite the right to bear arms. 61% of the polls say it's more important to place controls on gun ownership. protecting gun owner rights should be given a high operate. 68%
station. and now, city officials are launching an investigation wondering if firefighters are the people behind the camera. >> [ bleep ]. [ bleep ]. >> they feel that if they were the ones behind the camera and not doing something to stop these children, that the city could be held liable. this could be a liability if someone got hurt. >> are firefighters suddenly supposed to be the community police and make sure nothing bad ever happens before it happens? >> i think if you are a firefighter you sort of carry a bit more responsibility than everyone else. >> i don't know. i mean they're not parents. >> yeah. >> they're not parents of these kids. >>> first, she notices her face on a newspaper. >> then you see, attention, please, everyone. >> find out why this woman was the target of one stressful prank. and head's up. the friday buzzword for your chance to win an ipad mini is next. >>> safe to say these people at an airport got one of the biggest surprises and a little stress in eir life. this took place at an airport in germany. somebody is taking cres, it's a girl there at the airport. a
news. >>> a police officer from the east bay city of pittsburgh and a suspect are recovering from gunshot wounds tonight following a shootout. two police officers say they spotted the suspect 30-year-old troy of oak lee about 11:30 last night on east 12th street. they say he has several outstanding felony washts. the officer say he took off running then pull add gun and fired at the officers hitting one of them in the back. the officers returned fire striking him. he was taken toth hospital in stable condition and later arrested. the officer was wearing body armor. he was treat and had released. >>> happening now a protest is happening in palo alto outside the home of mark suker burg. the facebook founder is hosting a fundraiser for new jersey governor chris christy. about 50 protesters showed up. they say he defunded planned parenthood and closed clinics in his state. governor christy is keeping a low profile while here in the bay area. donors at tonight's fundraiser are paying up to $3,800 to attend. >>> chevron had known for years about a problem with the corroded pipe that cau
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